Posts Tagged ‘Lifetime Achievement Award’

Yuri Among the Latin Recording Academy's 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award Honorees

Yuri Among the Latin Recording Academy’s 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award Honorees

Yuri‘s achievements will be celebrated in November… The Latin Recording Academy has revealed the list of artists who will receive the special awards at the 2018 Latin Grammys, with the 54-year-old Mexican singer, actress and TV host among the...

Aug 30, 18 • SpotlightNo Comments »
Linda Ronstadt to Receive Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

Linda Ronstadt to Receive Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

Linda Ronstadt is about to shine a little brighter… The class of 2019 Hollywood Walk of Fame honorees have been announced, with the71-year-old half-Mexican American singer making the list. Recipients are recognized in the recording, television,...

Jun 27, 18 • AwardsNo Comments »
John Leguizamo to Present at Sunday's Tony Awards Ceremony

John Leguizamo to Present at Sunday’s Tony Awards Ceremony

John Leguizamo is ready to (re)present… The 53-year-old Colombian actor and stand-up comedian will serve as a presenter at this Sunday’s Tony Awards ceremony. Leguizamo, who previously earned two Tony Award nods, is nominated this year for...

Jun 6, 18 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Los Del Río Receive Lifetime Achievement Award from the Latin Recording Academy

Los Del Río Receive Lifetime Achievement Award from the Latin Recording Academy

Holy Macarena! Los Del Río are getting some love more than 20 years after gaining international acclaim… This week, the Spanish Latin pop and dance duo behind the smash-hit dance single “Macarena” received a Lifetime Achievement...

Nov 16, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
Tommy Torres to Host This Year's Latin Grammy Premiere Ceremony

Tommy Torres to Host This Year’s Latin Grammy Premiere Ceremony

Tommy Torres will be put on his hosting hat… The 45-year-old Puerto Rican singer-songwriter and producer, a three-time Latin Grammy-winner, will host this year’s Latin Grammy Premiere ceremony, during which approximately 85 percent of the...

Nov 12, 17 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Music Box Films Acquires Distribution Rights for the Chavela Vargas Documentary

Music Box Films Acquires Distribution Rights for the Chavela Vargas Documentary “Chavela”

The life of Chavela Vargas will be hitting the big screen later this year… Music Box Films has secured distribution rights to Chavela, the documentary on the late Costa Rican-born Mexican singer-songwriter, who was known as “la voz...

Apr 26, 17 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
Arjona to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award at the Billboard Latin Music Awards

Arjona to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award at the Billboard Latin Music Awards

It’s an extra special recognition for Ricardo Arjona… The 53-year-old Guatemalan singer-songwriter and chart-topping artist  will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2017 Billboard Latin Music Awards on April 27. Arjona will receive...

Apr 17, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
Los Lobos to Receive BMI Icon Award

Los Lobos to Receive BMI Icon Award

The members of Los Lobos are reuniting for a special honor… The multiple Grammy-winning rock band from East Los Angeles, best known for their hit version of “La Bamba,” will receive the BMI Icon Award during the organization’s 24th annual...

Jan 27, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
Baez Among the 2017 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductees

Baez Among the 2017 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductees

Joan Baez is celebrating a special feat… The 75-year-old Mexican American folk singer, songwriter, musician, and activist will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Baez, a first-time nominee, will be joined by Pearl...

Dec 22, 16 • AwardsNo Comments »
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Guerra’s “Embrace of the Serpent” Sweeps Platino Ibero-American Film Awards

Ciro Guerra continues to slither his way to the awards stage… The 35-year-old film director and screenwriter’s critically acclaimed Embrace of the Serpent, which earned an Academy Award nomination, swept the 3rd Platino Ibero-American Film...

Jul 25, 16 • Awards1 Comment »